Licensed Practical Nurse

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Work type: Full-Time Staff
Location: Atlanta, GA
Categories: Mercer Medicine (Health/Medical Services)

Position Title

Licensed Practical Nurse

Department

Student Health Clinic

Division

School of Medicine

Vacancy Number

23-055

Work Location

Atlanta, GA

Job Type

Full-time

Job Category

Staff

Hours Per Week

40

Responsibilities

This position requires the ability to multi-task by triaging multiple patients, to include, obtaining vitals, updating patient information and providing patient education, completing referrals (outgoing/incoming), prescription refills, obtaining authorizations, procedure assistance, completing forms, and manning multiple phone calls. This position does require independent assessment skills for patient needs. This position will work closely with the physician and consult the physician as needed tor patient care. This position is to provide support for MD to assist in his follow up to completing forms, returning calls, and other task and areas of follow up.

Required Qualifications

This position requires a current Georgia Practical Nursing license, CPR certification, and some clinical experience involving direct patient care. Phlebotomy experience is also required. Candidates must possess caring, compassionate qualities with good communication, interpersonal and organizational skills. Medical office experience preferred, but not required. Candidates with some endocrinology experience are desirable.

Is a criminal background check needed for this position?

Yes

Pay Rate

Commensurate with experience

Pay Basis

Monthly

FLSA Status

Non-Exempt

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants should be prepared to answer the following questions:

1. Do you have a current Georgia LPN license?
2. Do you have prior clinical experience involving direct patient care?
3. Do you hold a CPR certification?
4. Do you have phlebotomy experience?
5. Please describe your previous experience working with Electronic Medical Records.

EEO Statement

AA/EEO/Veteran/Disability

Mercer University recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds.

COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate

All faculty and staff, excluding student employees, on-call staff and adjunct faculty teaching online only, are required to have the COVID-19 vaccine or an approved medical or religious exemption by the University. New hires will be required to provide their COVID-19 vaccination card or receive approval for a medical or religious exemption by the University before their first day of employment.

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